The latest Tweets from Alec Greven (@AlecGreven). I have a peanut allergy and peaked when I was 8. Castle Rock, CO. Alec Greven, 9, is a fourth grader from Castle Rock, Colorado. Alec Greven wrote a book called,”How To Talk To Girls.” Alec Greven impressed Ellen DeGeneres. How to Talk to Girls has ratings and 92 reviews. Manny said: I bought it on impulse at Borders, and read it while waiting for my spaghetti to boil. I.

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How to Talk to Girls Dec 16, Other advice in the book is: Don’t brag or she will ditch you. Only 14 left in stock more on the way.

The idea that elementary-schoolers need a how-to on attracting mates doesn’t sit well with me, and that this how-to is filled with such “it’s okay, girls really ARE incomprehensible and mean” messages sits doubly poorly. I wish aalec he wrote one for girls! Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. I kind of took it as another “you’re older than me and still single, ha ha ha” jibe and wanted to smack the little shit who wrote it.

Topics US news Opinion. OK, I’m prepared to believe that a smart 9 year old co I bought it on impulse at Borders, and read it while waiting for my spaghetti to boil.


Alec Greven – Wikipedia

Alec – who just finished a alsc book on the Watergate scandal – said he wants to be a full-time writer when he grows up, with a weekend job in archaeology or paleontology.

I was surprised by the compassion behind Alec’s words to the reader that is looking for “As I said before, winning victory is a dream for most boys.

The anti-pretty-girl propaganda continues: Aug 04, Abdul rated it it was amazing. Alec Greven said he wrote his book based on observation of the interactions of girls and boys at the playground.

Though Greven acknowledges that his observations came from his own school, this kind of subtle and sometimes not very subtle sexism is present in schools throughout the country.

Feb 15, Lee rated it liked it. Other than that, I think the book is sweet especially when he tells kids that if you like a girl and she doesn’t like you, you should just move on. Anyone who has ever dated.

For example, Grevan writes: Gteven 08, Heather Stamper rated it really liked it. My favorite tip was to comb your hair and not wear sweats. Show 25 25 50 All.

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Even if he is a prodigy, he’s still a child. I could divide them into the following categories: It was actually quite cute, and entertaining. Feb 23, Ryan rated it really liked it.


Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. I also think the tip of just letting a girl go if it doesn’t work out, and not letting it drive you crazy is good. Then, about two years later I read it again and thought that this kid is really on to something.

I yreven a young friend who is in the beginning alecc of high school and recently had some moments of sadness because of the opposite sex. I saw this book promoted on Ellen waaaay back when.

Are you an author? Third, Greven also suggests that for most boys, the best choice is a “regular girl”.

Alec Greven (Author of How to Talk to Girls)

Loading comments… Trouble loading? How to Talk to Girls can be a useful guide for youth looking to connect with someone special. This was a really cute and funny little book and it was a joy to read. This isn’t an attack on Alec Greven.